On 7 March 2017, the EITI organised the round table “EITI beneficial ownership disclosure in Latin America” with support of DFID (UK) and the German Cooperation GIZ. The objective of the meeting was to review advances and challenges of implementing the beneficial ownership (BO) disclosure in the Latin American extractive sector. Representatives from EITI countries: Colombia, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico,

The International Secretariat is visiting the country to carry out the first stage (Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation) of Validation. To find out more about The Philippines (includes information on the country manager), visit the country page

Sam Bartlett from the Secretariat welcomes stockholder input in preparation to the country visits. 

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The EITI International Secretariat, in collaboration with partners including Publish What You Pay Lebanon (PWYP), the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and the Lebanon Petroleum Administration (LPA), is organising a webinar to present the EITI to Lebanese stakeholders, answer questions about the EITI and look at what implementation of the EITI could mean for Lebanon.

Policy Director Dyveke Rogan is participant and speaker at the beneficial ownership seminar organised by the OECD’s Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. Some 50 representatives from tax authorities of various African member countries are attending. She will speak on what work the EITI countries are undertaking to make beneficial owners of companies a